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The End of the F***ing World 

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James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a road trip in search of her real father.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Jessica Barden ...  Alyssa 16 episodes, 2017-2019
Alex Lawther ...  James 16 episodes, 2017-2019
Steve Oram ...  Phil 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Christine Bottomley ...  Gwen 10 episodes, 2017-2019
Naomi Ackie ...  Bonnie 7 episodes, 2019
Jonathan Aris ...  Professor Clive Koch 10 episodes, 2017-2019
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Based on the award-winning series of comic books by Charles Forsman, The End of the F***ing World invites viewers into the dark and confusing lives of teen outsiders James and Alyssa as they embark on a road trip to find Alyssa's father, who left home when she was a child. Written by ahmetkozan

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Based on the graphic novel written and illustrated by Charles Forsman, who is often referred to as the left-handed Frank Miller. Chuck's numerous creative credits also include guest hosting on the popular podcast, Paperkeg. See more »

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Featured in WatchMojoUK: Top 10 British Netflix Originals (2018) See more »

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6 November 2019 | by apl670See all my reviews

I honestly don't know what it is about this show that utterly captivated me. I binged the first season in one go earlier this year and I often think about it. I had no idea there was a second season coming (it really had a "stand alone" feel) so got such a surprise when I opened Netflix earlier!! Queue second binge (and I'm not a binge watcher at all) and no chores done. Really enjoyed it! I was so worried they'd ruin it somehow, but I was transfixed yet again. Alyssa and James are played so amazingly, fantastic acting. I can appreciate it may be a love/hate kind of show for people. But for me it's one of the best things I've watched in ages. I think if you loved the first season you will love the second one too.


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